Carl Eugene Carter

Carl Eugene Carter, 70, of Crossett passed away on January 4, 2018 at Drew Memorial Health System. He was born on July 13, 1947 in Hamburg and was the son of the late W. T. and Velma Boney Carter. Mr. Carter was a mechanic and a Baptist. He was preceeded in death by his parents and his angel baby. Survivors include: his wife of 35 years, Jeannie Clay Carter of Crossett; two sons, DeWayne Carter … Continued

Gene Weast

Gene Weast, 78, of Star City passed away on January 4, 2018 at his home. He attended First Assembly of God Church in Star City, was a veteran of the National Guard, was a retired construction worker and ringman and was a member of Woodmen of the World. Mr. Weast was born in Pottsville to the late Roy and Edna Satterfield Weast. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, … Continued

Roy Gene Roberson

>Roy Gene Roberson, 85, of Lake Village died on January 4, 2018 at his home. Mr. Roberson was a machinist who retired from AT&T after 20 years. He attended the Chicot Missionary Baptist Church in Lake Village. He was born on July 25, 1932 in Liberal, Kansas and was the son of the late C.E. Roberson and the late Helen Ragsdale. He was preceded in death by his father, C.E. Roberson and mother, Dora Fern … Continued

Jeanette Williams Brinson

Jeanette Williams Brinson, 75, of Portland died on January 4, 2018 at her home. She was born on March 27, 1942 in Jennie, Arkansas to the late Olie Williams and Annis Kane Williams. Mrs. Brinson was a homemaker and a member of Jennie Baptist Church in Lake Village. She enjoyed working outside in the yard with her beloved dogs. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Brinson was preceded in death by her husband, Don Brinson, … Continued

Sherry Lynn Little

Sherry Lynn Little, 55, of Watson passed away on January 4, 2018. She was born on March 1, 1962 in Pine Bluff and was the daughter of Ray and Estelle Blythe Little. Sherry was a member of Watson Baptist Church and a retired nurse formerly employed by Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Her father, Ray Little and one sister, Patty Neeley preceded her in death. Survivors are her mother, Estelle Little of Watson; three brothers, Randy … Continued

Carrie Louise Hendrickson Murphy

Carrie Louise Hendrickson Murphy, 88, of Little Rock, formerly of Gould, passed away on January 3, 2018. She was born December 22, 1929, at Carden Bottoms in Yell County. The daughter of the late, Herbert Hendrickson and Helen Keeter Hendrickson. Her parents, husband J.W. and two sons, Mike and Rick Murphy and grandson Ryan Murphy all preceded her in death. Mrs. Murphy was a longtime resident of Gould where she and her late husband, J.W. … Continued

Robert E. “Bob” Cockrell

Robert E. “Bob” Cockrell, 90 of Monticello, passed away on January 2, 2018 at Baptist Health Hospital in Little Rock. He was born October 14, 1927 in the Green Hill community to the late Earl Cockrell and Vera Ray Cockrell. Mr. Cokrell was the owner of Bob’s Shoes, a World War II United States Army Veteran and a longtime member of Second Baptist Church where he served as Usher and Sunday school secretary for forty … Continued

Elda Fratesi Floriani

Elda Fratesi Floriani, 88, of Russellville, formerly of Lake Village, passed away on January 2, 2018. She was born February 2, 1929, in Indianola, Mississippi and was the daughter of the late Amelia and Pacifico Fratesi. Mrs. Floriani married the late Joe Floriani, Sr. on July 1, 1951 in Indianola, Mississippi. She worked for more than 60 years as a secretary in Lake Village for different funeral homes. She was a member of Our Lady … Continued

JoAnn Watson

JoAnn Watson, 92, of Star City died on January 3, 2018. She was born at Batesville, where she graduated from high school. She attended Arkansas College (now Lyon College) and graduated with a degree in education. Mrs. Watson moved to Star City in 1947 and taught English at Star City High School for 35 years. The joy of her life was teaching and watching her students become successful adults. She was a wonderful, loving mother … Continued

Frances Lavelle Streeter

  Frances Lavelle Streeter, 94, of Hamburg, died on January 2, 2018 at the Ashley County Medical Center. Mrs. Streeter was a native of Jones, Louisiana and a resident of Hamburg for over 70 years. She was a homemaker, a seamstress, a member of the Hamburg Home Extension for many years and a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. She enjoyed volunteering at the Hamburg Nursing Home where she taught the residents how to do … Continued